There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Dirleton by bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 124 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. 124 / ...

$9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. 22.7 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  1. 22.7 miles

$4 - $8

Uber  •  31 min

  1. 22.7 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Dirleton, Scotland?

East Coast Buses operates a bus from Edinburgh to Dirleton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min.

Bus operators
East Coast Buses
Email
hello@eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Website
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) to Dirleton, Castle
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
eastcoastbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Edinburgh
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Edinburgh to Dirleton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$40 - $60
uberX
$40 - $60
uberXL
$60 - $90
UberEXEC
$65 - $90
Taxi from Edinburgh to Dirleton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Edinburgh Cars
Phone
+44 131 555 1772
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Dirleton is 28 km. The road distance is 36 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dirleton is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Dirleton is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £55 - £70.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) and arriving at Dirleton, Castle. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

The line 124 bus from Edinburgh, Waterloo Place (near 23) to Dirleton, Castle takes 1 h 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.